My poor blog, it's feeling very neglected at the moment. It can't be helped, sadly. I've been using all of my words (and time) to frantically try and finish my submission for the RNA New Writers' Scheme before Freya finishes school for the summer on Tuesday. To make up for lack of words, I'm sharing … Continue reading A Happy Day At Pensthorpe in Norfolk.
If I was going to run my own travel awards, with categories such as most peaceful caravan location, comfiest bed and best use of fog, out of the three sites we have visited so far, Kelling Heath Holiday Park would definitely sweep the board. Many people I know had already stayed there so when I … Continue reading Our Family Caravan Holiday At Kelling Heath In North Norfolk.
“A family home, not a fortress,” is the quote that popped into my head as I caught sight of Oxburgh Hall for the first time – and, even with its moat and grand-looking gatehouse, it definitely felt welcoming. In fact, I actually thought it looked rather romantic; in a sort of Gothic, wild on the (in … Continue reading Norfolk Adventures: Oxburgh Hall.
Quite often when I visit an historic home I admire the grandeur on display, ponder how much it costs to heat in the winter and perhaps imagine myself flouncing up a sweeping staircase in a long silk dress but very rarely do I ever think “Yes, I could live here”. I’m not sure what it … Continue reading Norfolk Adventures: Felbrigg Hall.